The 20 Most Beautiful Historically Black College and University (HBCU) Campuses

School: Hampton University

Location: Hampton, VA

Founded: 1868

The campus overlooking the northern edge of the harbor of Hampton Roads was founded on the grounds of "Little Scotland," a former plantation in Elizabeth City County not far from Fortress Monroe and the Grand Contraband Camp, each tangible symbols of freedom for former slaves shortly after the end of the American Civil War. The legendary Booker T. Washington attended Hampton.

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